Editors. "Rebellion in Cuba leads to deterioration of US-Spanish relations". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 30 December 2011
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The situation in Cuba, where rebellion declaring independence from the Spanish colonial rulers in 1868 has left the country in a state of warfare ever since, causes deterioration in US-Spanish relations.